NAUMD Leadership Team

Executive Committee


From Left to Right: Brian Garry, Chairman, Cobmex USA; Phil Newman, Vice Chair, Cobmex Canada/UK; and Jim Tewmey, Past Chair, VF Corporation



Lee Galperin, Treasurer, Smith & Warren; Eldon Griggs, Member at Large, Galls; and Steve Zalkin, President, NAUMD





Board of Directors

Brett Barthel, VF Workwear

B. James Bottoms - Unisync Group

Frank Cappo, Armor Express Company

Christopher Collopy, Clipper Corporation

Andrew Johnson, 3M Scotchlite Reflective Material

Rick Levine, Smart Buy |TK

Leslie McArdel, Aramark

Lisa Stewart, - Superior Uniform Group

Andrew Strebler, Ed Roehr Safety

TJ Valentino, Boston Leather

Stuart Brooks, Rocky Brands

Caroline Bartek, Cintas

Benny Belcher, Galls L.L.C.


Committee Chair & Vice Chair

Public Safety Suppliers & Retailers Committee

Chair: Jermey Graham - Armor Express
Vice Chair: Lee Galperin - Smith & Warren

Image Apparel Institute Committee

Chair: James Bottom - Unisync Group
Vice Chair: Lisa Stewart - Superior Uniform Group 

Membership Committee Committee

Chair IAI: Jon Edberg - Cobmex
Chair Public Safety: Steve Zalkin - NAUMD

Military Affairs Committee

Chair: David Ludmar - Eiseman-Ludmar 

Postal Committee

Co-Chairs: Fred Heldman - Fechheimer; Jeff Burns - Thorogood Shoes

Innovation Committee

Eddie Strauss - Lands' End Business Outfitters



Steve Zalkin, President

Kathy Fedman-Zalkin, Chief Marketing Officer

Jackie Rosselli-Verrico, Director of Communications